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stone -- cylinder seal -- cultic scene -- presentation scene


stone -- cylinder seal -- inscription


modern impression
  • bibliography and image source: Gibson, McGuire: (unpublished). Chicago: Nippur Expedition,
  • copyright for image:  Oriental Institute
• museum number: IM56492


excavation number: 3N55


provenience: Nippur

dimension(s) (in cm):
Length: 2.4 cm, Diam: 1.2 cm

material: black green stone

date: Isin-Larsa - Old Babylonian (ca. 2000 - 1800 BC)

description:
Slightly concave seal; presentation scene: worshipper being introduced to standing goddess, inscription almost illegible

status: stolen




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revised: April 14, 2008 10:31:28
created: August 2, 2005
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